Monthly Archives: September 2014

Is The West Really Leading Women’s Rights?

As it turns out, Western news sources have given us quite a one-sided view of the women’s rights movement. Either we’re told of the problems in Western society, or we’re told of the many atrocities that are still part of … Continue reading

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Why US Involvement In Syria Is Actually Illegal

The United States has been involved in political conflicts in the Middle East for decades already, and in all that time, it has claimed to be acting perfectly in accordance with international law. And that’s true. While drone strikes in … Continue reading

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Physical Education: Childhood Trauma or Important Distraction?

The blog has a new Facebook page. You can find it right here! Thank you! ~ The fact that obesity is becoming more and more common is something I’ll hardly have to explain. In the US, about a third of … Continue reading

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Why You Care About Scottish Independence And What To Hope For

The time has almost come: on the 18th of September, Scotland will go to the polls and will decide on its future, either with or without the United Kingdom. If you don’t live in the UK, though, you might be … Continue reading

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The Political Situation of Yemen Explained

Over the past six weeks, I have been writing a book that is set in Yemen. Now, don’t worry, I’m not here to talk you into buying it (mostly because it’s not been published yet and probably won’t be for … Continue reading

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The Very Real Possibility of Scottish Independence

Due to the fact that I’ve been moving to Scotland and took up a few too many responsibilities, I won’t have time this week to give you the usual kind of post. However, I didn’t want to deprive you of … Continue reading

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Why Satirical News Harms Us All

That the media isn’t the most reliable source imaginable has long been known. Sure, reputable news websites and newspapers won’t often fall for the truly false information, and at worst will be one-sided or biased, but we live in a … Continue reading

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